Tyson Gay’s Fellow Professional Athletes Take To Twitter To Share Their Condolences
October 18, 2016
In the early hours of Monday morning, US Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay’s daughter, Trinity Gay, was shot and killed by a stray bullet while standing outside a restaurant. Since the tragedy, dozens of Gay’s fellow professional athletes have taken to social media to express their condolences to Gay and his family. Some of those messages are embedded below.
@TysonLGay bro want to send my condolences… can't even imagine what you must be going thru. Prayers to you & ur family. 🙏🏽
— Asafa Powell (@officialasafa) October 16, 2016
Condolences to Tyson Gay and his family… 15-year-old girl dies after shooting at Lexington restaurant – https://t.co/rXKnwdhO9J
— Ato Boldon (@AtoBoldon) October 16, 2016
My prayers & condolences to Tyson Gay & the rest of the Gay family, may God give you strength in this time of need.
— Chad Johnson (@ochocinco) October 16, 2016
Heavy heart today for Tyson Gay and his family.
Lord please ease their pain and give them strength during this time.
— Lolo Jones (@lolojones) October 16, 2016
Please pray for @TysonLGay and his family at this time !!! 🙏🏾
— Brittney Reese, OLY, MBA (@DaLJBeast) October 16, 2016
My heart is heavy for my brother friend n training partner no one should have to feel what he's feeling ! Just in constant Prayer 😞
— English Gardner (@UgHLyDuCkLiN) October 16, 2016
— Lauryn Williams (@LaurynCwilliams) October 16, 2016
— Morolake Akinosun™ (@MsFastTwitch) October 16, 2016
Praying for your peace @TysonLGay . Everyone please say a short prayer for Tyson's family 🙏🏽
— Darrell Hill (@B1GHomie) October 16, 2016
Sending our thoughts & prayers to @TysonLGay & his loved ones as they mourn the tragic & senseless loss of his daughter, Trinity.
— USATF (@usatf) October 16, 2016
The Arkansas Razorback athletic family sends its condolences to @TysonLGay and his family during this difficult time.
— Arkansas Track & Field (@RazorbackTF) October 16, 2016
Our hearts are broken this morning over the loss of Trinity to this tragic and senseless act of violence.
— Fayette County Public Schools (@FCPSKY) October 16, 2016
— BSHS Track And Field (@BSHSTnF) October 16, 2016